Frogs are one of the most commonly dissected animals in science classrooms today. Fortunately there are hundreds of innovative frog friendly resources that can be used to teach students anatomy without having to sacrifice amphibians.
SAVE THE FROGS! supporter and science educator Nicole Green gave an online presentation for SAVE THE FROGS! Members in March 2019 entitled "Leap Forward into a Frog-Friendly Science Class". Watch Nicole's presentation in the video below and learn all about the problems associated with frog dissections, and how to find alternative, more eco-friendly teaching methods.
In the video you will learn how you can help save frogs from dissection by converting to more humane and environmentally-friendly 21st century tech learning tools. And so with no further ado...
Nicole Green is the Director of Animalearn, an educational program of the American Anti-Vivisection Society (AAVS) located in Pennsylvania. She has worked at AAVS for close to 20 years, helping to enlighten the public about the use of animals in science education and the numerous humane methods that can be used to replace them. Nicole currently serves as a Board Member at the Association of Professional Humane Educators (APHE) and as an Advisor to the Humane Education Coalition (HEC). Nicole holds a Master's degree in Education & Innovation with an emphasis in Humane Education.
Dr. Kerry Kriger is the Founder & Executive Director of SAVE THE FROGS!, a nonprofit organization that has held over 2,000 educational events in 57 countries to raise awareness of the world’s rapidly disappearing amphibian populations. He is also a musician who has been studying, teaching, recording and performing the classical music of northern India on bamboo flute since 1996. Dr. Kriger holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Science and has traveled to 69 countries. His nonprofit efforts in western Africa led him to being inducted as Chief of Environment and Development in the remote village of Yawkrom, in the Western Region of Ghana.
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